SOURCE: Pride International

Pride International

January 14, 2010 17:00 ET

Pride International Schedules Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2009 Earnings Release Date and Conference Call

HOUSTON, TX--(Marketwire - January 14, 2010) - Pride International, Inc. (NYSE: PDE) today announced that it plans to report earnings for the three and twelve months ended December 31, 2009 on Thursday, February 18, 2010, before the opening of financial markets in the United States. Following the earnings report, the company will conduct a conference call at 11:00 a.m. ET on Thursday, February 18 to discuss the financial results and management's operational outlook. Individuals who wish to participate in the conference call should dial 913-312-0945 and refer to confirmation code 8401491 approximately five to 10 minutes before the scheduled start of the call.

In addition, the conference call will be simulcast through a listen-only broadcast over the internet and can be accessed by logging onto the company's worldwide web address at www.prideinternational.com. A telephonic replay of the conference call should be available after 2:00 p.m. ET on February 18 and can be accessed by dialing 719-457-0820 and referring to pass code 8401491. Also, a replay will be available through the internet and can be accessed by visiting the company's worldwide web address. All replay options will be available for approximately 30 days.

Pride International, Inc., headquartered in Houston, Texas, operates a fleet of 23 rigs, including two deepwater drillships, 12 semisubmersible rigs, seven independent leg jackups, and two managed deepwater rigs. The company also has four ultra-deepwater drillships under construction.

The information above includes forward-looking statements within the meaning of the Securities Act of 1933 and the Securities Exchange Act of 1934. These forward-looking statements are subject to certain risks, uncertainties and assumptions identified above or as disclosed from time to time in the company's filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission. As a result of these factors, actual results may differ materially from those indicated or implied by such forward-looking statements.

Contact Information

  • Analyst Contact:
    Jeffrey L. Chastain
    (713) 917-2020

    Media Contact:
    Kate Perez
    (713) 917-2343